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10 bizarre and funny facts about lipstick. Lipstick day special.

As we celebrate lipstick day today, we bring you the most weird facts about lipstick. Lipstick had a different role in different civilizations, some of the rulers banned lipstick, some put restrictions in it. Later, it became a compulsory female companion with 80% of ladies using it. This time when you apply a lipstick, these thoughts will go through your mind.Share and spread this bizzare facts about lipstick with your friends. You can follow us on twitter at @evrystory.

10 bizarre and funny facts about lipstick. Lipstick day special.

10 bizarre and funny facts about lipstick. Lipstick day special.

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Lipstick was first invented 5000 years back by Ancient Mesopotamian women.

Lipstick was first invented 5000 years back by Ancient Mesopotamian women.

Ancient Mesopotamian women were the first one to use lipsticks, about 5000 years back women used to crush gemstones to apply colour to their lips.

UK Parliament almost banned lipstick.

UK Parliament almost banned lipstick.

In 1650, UK Parliament was about to ban lipstick and in 1770 the bill which passed stated women could not wear make up till their marriage.

Lipstick was associated with prostitutes in Ancient Greece.

Lipstick was associated with prostitutes in Ancient Greece.

Lipstick was associated with prostitutes in Ancient Greece, as most women didn't wear make-up at all. The women that did wear lipstick used ingredients such as sheep sweat, human saliva and crocodile excrement.

Lipstick was taken as status indicator in Roman Empire.

Lipstick was taken as status indicator in Roman Empire.

In Ancient Roman Empire, lipstick was used to indicate your social rank and even man used to apply lipstick to indicate their rank.

Cleopatra

Cleopatra

Cleopatra went for slightly more luxurious ingredients, using ants as the base and crushing carmine beetles for the red pigment. Delicious

George Washington used to apply lipstick.

George Washington used to apply lipstick.

George Washington would sometimes apply lipstick, and make up and wig.

Queen Elizabeth II had made her own shade of lipstick.

Queen Elizabeth II had made her own shade of lipstick.

Queen Elizabeth made her own lipstick to match her coronation robe in 1952.

During World War 2, all the cosmetics except Lipsticks were rationed.

During World War 2, all the cosmetics except Lipsticks were rationed.

Winston Churchill rationed all the cosmetics except lipstick, he had an impression that lipstick make woman more attractive. Lipstick sold well in World War.

80% of American woman use lipstick.

80% of American woman use lipstick.

In the mid-2000s, a poll found that 80 percent of American women wore lipstick, about ten percent more than French women.

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor - 'Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.'

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor loved her lipstick so much that she demanded that no one else should use it on the sets.

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